By Anat Helman

A Coat of many colours investigates Israel’s first seven years as a sovereign kingdom during the strange prism of costume. outfits worn through Israelis within the Fifties mirrored political ideologies, monetary stipulations, army priorities, social differences, and cultural personal tastes, and all performed a component in consolidating a brand new nationwide identification. in line with a variety of textual and visible historic files, the e-book covers either what Israelis wore in numerous conditions and what they acknowledged and wrote approximately garments and style. Written in a transparent and available variety that would entice the final reader in addition to to scholars and students, A Coat of many colours introduces the reader either to Israel’s heritage in the course of its early life and to the wealthy box of costume culture.

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